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8th Sharjah Biennial
4 April - 4 June 2007

Sharjah / 2007

Overview of dates and facts

Date:

4 April - 4 Juni 2007

Press preview: 3 April 2007
Opening: 4 April 2007

 

Theme:

Still Life
Art, Ecology and the Politics of Change

 

Director:

Hoor Al Qasimi

 

Artistic director:

Jack Persekian

 

Curators:

Mohammed Kazem  [more information...]
Eva Scharrer
Jonathan Watkins

Film programme curated by Mark Nash

 

Participants:

79 artists and groups
>> see the list of artists

 

Venues:

Sharjah Art Museum
Expo Centre Sharjah
Heritage Area

See: Venues (city map, photos)

 

Symposium:

5 and 6 April, Expo Centre Sharjah
Theme: Art and Ecology
In collaboration with the Royal Society of Arts, London, and Latitudes, Barcelona; following the RSA Art and Ecology Symposium at the London School of Economics, Dec. 2006

 

Organization:

General coordinator:
Hisham Al-Madhloum

Biennial coordinator, communications & logistics:
Mahita El Bacha Urieta - email

Artists' coordinator:
Lara Khaldi - email

Administrative manager:
Reem Shadid

 

Organizer:

>> see start page

 

Website:

www.sharjahbiennial.org

 

 

 

Note
This overview has been compiled from information that we received from the organizers. We do not assume responsibility regarding the correctness of this information. See the Disclaimer.
Gerhard Haupt and Pat Binder, Universes in Universe

 

Sharjah / 2007